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MEMBERSHIP HIGHLIGHTS

Working
For You

AOPA Member Benefits

1

ADVOCACY

2

MEDIA AND EVENTS

PROTECTING YOUR RIGHT TO FLY	 aopa.org/advocacy

AOPA PILOT MAGAZINE			aopa.org/pilot

Taking on regulatory and legislative threats to general aviation has remained the association's primary focus for more
than 70 years.

Award-winning AOPA Pilot keeps you in touch with the
ever-changing world of general aviation.

KEEPING AVIATION ACCESSIBLE 	aopa.org/asn

Insight and practical advice for students, active pilots, and
CFIs from experienced pilot-authors.

More than 2,300 Airport Support Network volunteers
across the country keep community airports open and free
of restrictions, and protect backcountry airstrips and seaplane landing sites.

FLIGHT TRAINING MAGAZINE			flighttraining.aopa.org

AOPA EPILOT AND EFLIGHT TRAINING

Weekly customizable email newsletters offering aviation
industry news, information, and tips.

REPRESENTING PILOTS ON CAPITOL HILL

AVIATION EBRIEF

AOPA's team in Washington, D.C.,
is actively engaged in every major
policy issue that affects general
aviation.

Daily email newsletter offers up-to-the-minute GA
news articles gathered from around the country.
AOPA LIVE THIS WEEK

FIGHTING EXCESSIVE STATE TAXES
AND FEES

AOPA aggressively works in all 50
states fighting excessive taxes and
fees, and securing new tax cuts.
No new aviation taxes have been
implemented in any state in the past two years.
KEEPING AIRSPACE OPEN

AOPA protects GA's freedom to fly in the nation's airspace,
and is working for a benefits-driven transition to the next
generation of air traffic control.
SAFEGUARDING GENERAL AVIATION INTERESTS

AOPA leads the way in persuading the FAA to lower the cost
of medical and aircraft certification, and actively engages in
a transition to a future aviation fuel.
AOPA POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE aopa.org/members/pac	

The AOPA PAC ensures that the cause of general aviation
is recognized in Congress. Voluntary contributions enable
the PAC to wage focused and effective campaigns for GA in
Washington, D.C.

aopa.org/thisweek

Weekly webcast show recaps the week's news and
showcases aviation feature stories.
AOPA AVIATION EVENTS aopa.org/About-AOPA/	
Presidents-Page/Events.aspx

AOPA will hold a series of events throughout the
country beginning in 2014. Watch these pages for
additional information and locations.
TOWN HALL MEETINGS

AOPA President Mark Baker discusses the latest GA developments on local and national issues at locations throughout
the country.

3 GROWING THE PILOT
POPULATION
FLYING CLUBS aopa.org/flyingclubs

AOPA will promote flying clubs nationwide and provide the
tools and resources needed to build successful clubs. The
goal is to link 1,000 clubs in the next five years.
FLIGHT TRAINING RETENTION

http://flighttraining.aopa.org/

awards

The Flight Training Excellence Awards were created to
recognize flight schools and CFIs that provide top-notch

MEMBERSHIP MATTERS

5 WAYS YOU CAN HELP aopa.org/memberdrive
1.	Renew	today!					2.	Encourage	someone	to	join.				3.	Give	a	gift	membership.
																																																																							4.	Refer	a	military	aviator.					5.	Sign	up	a	future	pilot	for	an	AOPA	youth	membership.
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AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013

AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013
Contents
President’s Position
Visual Approach
Letters
Waypoints
Proficient Pilot
Foundation Focus
License to Learn
Pilot Counsel
Fly Well
What Happens in Vegas...
AOPA Sweepstakes
Aviation Jobs
Gift Guide
Pilot Products
Pilot Products
News
People
Yacht of the Air
Around the World in 25 Days
Aviation Legends Walter Extra
Safety Pilot Landmark Accident: Unpredicted, Unadvised, Unaware
Summit 2013: Meeting Mr. Baker
Technique
Proficiency
Wx Watch
Technology
Ownership
Frugal Flier
Never Again
State and Local Action
Member Products
AOPA Foundation
Member Services
Government Affairs
AOPA Insurance Agency
Fly by Wire
Pilots
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Cover2
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Contents
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 2
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 3
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - President’s Position
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 5
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 6
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 7
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 8
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 9
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Visual Approach
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 11
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Letters
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 13
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 14
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 15
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Waypoints
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 17
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Proficient Pilot
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 19
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Foundation Focus
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 21
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - License to Learn
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 23
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Pilot Counsel
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 25
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Fly Well
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 27
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - What Happens in Vegas...
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 29
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - AOPA Sweepstakes
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 31
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Aviation Jobs
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 33
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Gift Guide
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Pilot Products
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Pilot Products
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 37
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - News
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 39
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - People
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 41
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Yacht of the Air
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AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 44
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 45
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AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Around the World in 25 Days
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AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 59
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Aviation Legends Walter Extra
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 61
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 62
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 63
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Safety Pilot Landmark Accident: Unpredicted, Unadvised, Unaware
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 65
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 66
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 67
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Summit 2013: Meeting Mr. Baker
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 69
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 70
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 71
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Technique
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 73
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 74
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 75
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Proficiency
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 77
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 78
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Wx Watch
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 80
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Technology
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 82
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Ownership
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 84
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 85
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Frugal Flier
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 87
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Never Again
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 89
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 90
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 91
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - State and Local Action
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 93
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Member Products
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 95
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - AOPA Foundation
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 97
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Member Services
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 99
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Government Affairs
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 101
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - AOPA Insurance Agency
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 103
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 104
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 105
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 106
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - Fly by Wire
AOPA Pilot Magazine - December 2013 - 108
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